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Once On This Island

Once On This Island:  Projection Design

Originally Produced:  Children's Theatre of Winnetka, Winnetka, Illinois,  2018

A unique take on animated backdrops for this island fable, based upon island tribal art and natural fabrics and grasses.  Complete animation for entire show, including full-song animations and scenic loops representing the mythical elements of the story, from the various gods that the island people prayed to, to the rain, the earth, and the living plant life that sustained the people in their struggles.

Year of production: 2018. Running Time: 15:06 min

 

Once On This Island Jr.

Once On This Island:  Set & Projection Design

Originally Produced:  BRAVO Productions, Oak Park, Illinois,  2012

Two vertical and mobile projection screens highlighted the symbolic elements of the story, from the various gods that the island people prayed to, to the rain, the earth, and the living plant life that sustained the people in their struggles.

Year of production: 2012. Running Time: 1:53 min